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What is BillPayForCoins?

BillPayForCoins is an online service that allows you to pay bills and invoices with bitcoins.  BillPayForCoins uses an offline payment information database, where all your information is securely kept which saves you time and money—no more converting back to fiat, waiting 3-5 days, then writing checks or paying with fiat; no more rushing to the post office to mail your bills; and no more late fees! Because BillPayForCoins lets you pay your bills when it is convenient for you—anytime, anywhere as long as you have a computer with Internet access and bitcoins to pay with.

Who can I pay?

Pretty much anyone who gives you a bill or invoice to pay.  Utilities, credit cards, home & auto loans, rent, State & Federal taxes, brokerage, tickets, insurance and student loans.  A list can be searched here.  And you can add new payees at any time.

Is there a fee for using BillPayForCoins?

1.99% Fee Currently ($2.49 min; $75 max).  Check out our fees page here.

How do I Pay my bills?

You may submit your bills using the Pay Page.  Simply follow the directions on that page, fill out the form and pay with Bitcoins through our partner, Coinify.  We have a short tutorial video here.

Do I have to have Bitcoins in order to use BillPayForCoins?

Yes.  BillPayForCoins may only be used to pay bills and invoices using Bitcoins.

What if I am short a few bitcoins?

That is not a problem!  Use Coin a Friend™ by entering some friends' email addresses.  They will be sent a copy of the link to your bitcoin invoice, and they can partially pay too.  The balance due is updated in real time.

Who can I pay using BillPayForCoins?

Until we expand further, any payments that you wish to pay through BillPayForCoins.com must be to a Biller located in the United States.

Is there a limit as to how many bills I may pay per month?

No, you may use BillPayForCoins to make an unlimited number of payments.

How are refunds/cancellations handled?

Though we never anticipate it, if this issue comes up, all Cancellations/Refunds will be given in USD.

What is the maximum dollar amount for a BillPay payment?

We currently have a limit of 9,000 dollars per customer per day.  Payments will be paid within 5 business days.